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SOMMELSDIJK GENERAL CEMETERY

  • Country Netherlands
  • Total identified casualties 8 Find these casualties
  • Region Zuid-Holland
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 51.7588, Longitude: 4.14417

Location information

Sommelsdijk is in the northern part of the island of Oberflakkee, and is about 42 kilometres south-west of Rotterdam and 59 kilometres west-north-west of Breda. The cemetery is on the western outskirts of the village, about 450 metres south of the road to Dirksland.

History information

In the south-western part are the graves of 8 airmen, six of whom came from the United Kingdom and one each from Canada and Australia.